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LACA
25/05/2011 23:05

Celebrity chef Paul Rankin recently visited pupils at Tudor Hall School in Banbury to judge their cooking and to encourage healthy eating.

Rankin gave the kids a task of creating one of his signature dishes; Grilled mackerel with roast peppers and Salsa Verde. They were given a recipe...

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LACA
18/05/2011 23:05

Louise Witterick, who works at Chapel Fields Junior School in Solihull, has been named the 2011 School Chef of the Year.

Her winning dishes consisted of a main course of Beef Stifado with a Trio of Root Vegetables and Minted Spinach and Broccoli followed by dessert of Spicy Butternut...

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LACA
10/05/2011 23:05

Thousands of kids are to benefit from free school meals for another year following a bid of extra funding.

Wolverhampton City Primary Care Trust has agreed to fund the council-run scheme for a third year and this will ensure around 4,000 more pupils will be able to enjoy nutritious...

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LACA
04/05/2011 23:05

Five schools in the UK have won The School Food Trust's Canteen Rescue search competition.

The competition has launched to help schools make improvements to their dining environments, and to raise awareness of the importance of a decent space to eat at school for children's learning...

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LACA
03/05/2011 23:05

Budding young chefs from St Josephs Catholic High School, Cumbria, stole the show at Electrolux Professional's recent Schools Competition.

Kieran Ditchburn and Shane Stevens wowed judges with their menu of locally sourced ingredients. The team's menu of Cumbrian Farmhouse cheese...

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Industry
02/05/2011 23:05

Catering expert Cucina has refreshed its website to help engage with its pupils, parent and staff.

Cucina, which has a growing following on Facebook and Twitter, is engaging with pupils, parents and staff with interactive free jungle games on their new site: www.cucina.co.uk.
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Industry
02/05/2011 23:05

Harrison Catering Services has won a catering deal at La Sainte Union Catholic School in North London.

Harrison was successful in gaining the contract following an intensive tender process in April.

The caterer is responsible for providing breakfast, morning break and lunch...

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LACA
02/05/2011 23:05

Pupils taking part in the Really Good School Dinner have raised enough money so far this year to help the World Food Programme (WFP) provide a massive 57,446 school meals to children in developing countries.

Nina Valente at the World Food Programme commented on the achievement: "Right...

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Industry
19/04/2011 23:04

Education catering specialists Alliance in Partnership (AiP) has retained a further two contracts worth a combined £1 million.

Arrow Vale High School in Redditch, Worcestershire has renewed their catering contract with AiP for a further three years to roll over from the start of the...

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LACA
18/04/2011 23:04

Hundreds of schools have downloaded The School Food Trust's Royal Wedding-themed poster kits to decorate canteens and promote healthy school menus ahead of HRH Prince William and Kate's wedding next week.

The ready-made kits have already been downloaded by almost 300 users of the...

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